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Cadillac Expects Big Things from Vsport XTS

Cadillac Expects Big Things from Vsport XTS

Aug 28 2013, 12:30pm CDT | by

As much as 15% of XTS sales to be Vsport

GM has announced that it is expecting the Vsport version of its XTS to capture a significant portion of sales for the vehicle. GM expects 10 to 15% of buyers to opt for the Vsport version of the XTS...

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Cadillac Expects Big Things from Vsport XTS

Aug 28 2013, 12:30pm CDT | by

As much as 15% of XTS sales to be Vsport

GM has announced that it is expecting the Vsport version of its XTS to capture a significant portion of sales for the vehicle. GM expects 10 to 15% of buyers to opt for the Vsport version of the XTS. The car features a twin turbo 3.6 L V6 engine and a six speed automatic transmission.

The car is currently available in dealerships in GM sold 17,624 XTS sedans in July. The Vsport version of the car produces 410 hp and 369 foot-pound of torque. The naturally aspirated version produces 305 hp and 264 foot-pound of torque.

GM also says that the sport version of the X TS can reach 60 mph in under 5 seconds. The XTS Vsport has a special grille, Brembo brakes, and other special features. Starting price for the Vsport is $63,020.

 
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Cadillac ATS Coupe to spawn a GT3 race car - report

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2014 Cadillac CTS Vsport Long-Term Test Update: All Aglow in Opulent Blue

Aug 21 2014 3:00pm CDT | Source: Car and Driver

We still get a little tingly when we look at our long-term Opulent Blue Cadillac CTS Vsport test car, and the tingle sinks in deeper when we think about the power under that sultry hood. With its twin turbos, this car makes as much power as another high-profile four-door in our long-term fleet, the Audi S7. But the Caddy uses just 3.6 liters and six cylinders to make its 420 horsepower; the Audi, a 4.0-liter V-8. In our initial testing, the CTS hit 60 mph in 4.6 seconds and p ...
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Cadillac considers moving some staff functions to Manhattan

Aug 21 2014 1:39pm CDT | Source: Automotive News

Cadillac is considering adding or shifting some staff functions from Detroit to Manhattan, GM said today, as part of an effort to remake the brand's image and broaden its appeal outside North A ...
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Cadillac CTS-V

Aug 21 2014 11:40am CDT | Source: The Car Connection

The Cadillac CTS-V is a high-performance lineup of cars spun off from the CTS architecture. At times the CTS-V badge was applied to a sedan, a coupe, and a wagon--but at present, the CTS-V is offered only as a two-door coupe. It competes with the BMW M5, Jaguar XF-R, and the Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG, standing alone as the single high ...
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2016 Cadillac ATS-V spied on video pumping iron

Aug 20 2014 5:20am CDT | Source: World Car Fans

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2015 Cadillac Escalade Platinum Announced

Aug 14 2014 9:02pm CDT | Source: autoMedia.com

Cadillac has announced the latest and greatest Escalade, which will be called the Platinum Collection model. The Escalade Platinum will come with all the comforts of the already high-end Escalade, plus a host of changes to put it above and beyond its competition. The entire Escalade range will be getting some new additions for the 2015 model year, including 4G LTE connectivity, a new 8-speed transmission, and a Surround View camera system. However, the Escalade Platinum w ...
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2015 Cadillac Escalade Gets Quickest Refresh Ever, Plus $90,270 Platinum Edition

Aug 12 2014 8:35am CDT | Source: The Car Connection

Before it's even a model year old, the Cadillac Escalade is getting more refined and more efficient, in what's one of the quickest upgrades seen in recent years. The 2015 Escalade will swap out its existing six-speed automatic for a new eight-speed automatic by the fourth quarter of this year, on ...
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